And guess which population knows how to ask teachers questions to get the answers they need?

Middle class students.

Why?

They are aware that negotiating with their teachers gets them access to what they need.

A new study from right here in Indiana shows this here:

http://blogs.edweek.org/edweek/inside-school-research/2013/08/middle-class_kids_benefit_from.html?cmp=ENL-EU-NEWS2

So… how can we support parents and families in sharing with their students how to best negotiate in classroom settings? Resliency again…. hmmmm.